Synonyms of 'glum'
gloomy and quiet, usually because of a disappointmentWhat are you both looking so glum about?
He is gloomy about the fate of the economy.
She went to bed, miserable and depressed.
The main part of the hospital is pretty dismal.
The old man sounded really down.
`I didn't ask for this job, you know,' he tells friends when he is low.
It was at this time of day that I felt most melancholy.
Everyone has days when they feel dejected or down.
a glum, downcast expression
She was morose, pale and reticent.
He stared over his glasses with a doleful look.
Don't be so downhearted.
down in the dumps (informal),
down in the mouth,
in low spirits, , ,
Don't go all moody on me!
his excessively pessimistic view of life
I know people think I'm a grumpy old man.
The offenders lapsed into a sullen silence.
He behaves in a surly and rude manner towards me.
It seemed churlish to refuse an offer meant so kindly.
a sulky adolescent
He looked crestfallen when she turned him down.
He is a saturnine man who speaks with precision and pedantic care.
He always seemed so angry or huffy.
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in the sense of churlish
surly and rudeIt seemed churlish to refuse an offer meant so kindly.
in the sense of crabbed
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